Press Releases

MHA-AGC Joint Statement on Extradition of David James Roach to Singapore

Published: 30 October 2018

1.     The UK Secretary of State has ordered the extradition of David James Roach, the suspect in the Standard Chartered Bank robbery, to Singapore.


2.     Roach has until 8 November 2018 to apply to the UK High Court for permission to appeal against this decision.


3.     The Singapore authorities are working closely with the UK authorities on the next steps in this matter.